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Medical Term:

transmigration

Pronunciation: trans'mi-gra'shun

Definition: Movement from one site to another; may entail the crossing of some usually limiting barrier, as in the passage of blood cells through the walls of the vessels (diapedesis).

[L. transmigro, pp. -atus, to remove from one place to another]

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